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Posted on: June 4, 2019

MAS Scholarship Winner


Mason Tyler-Blythe Branning was selected by a panel from the Mississippi Association of Supervisors as this year's recipient from DeSoto County.  Mason is the daughter of Lt. Brad Branning and Jamie Denton Branning.  Her grandparents are...

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Posted on: May 29, 2019

Mississippi - A Great Place to Live!!

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We all know that DeSoto County is a great place to live.  But did you know that your money goes further in Mississippi? FoxNews reported a study this week that shows Mississippi claims title to stretching your dollar further than any state in the...

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Posted on: May 14, 2019

Road Closing - Craft Road between Allison & Hawks Crossing & Bethel Road west of Planter's Dr.

Road Closed

Road Closed starting on Tuesday May 28th through the summer until construction is complete.

Craft Rd and Bethel Rd (Craft Rd between Allison Rd & Hawks Crossing and Bethel Rd just west of Planter’s Dr.)

Detour signs will be posted.

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Posted on: May 17, 2019

Message from the County Administrator

Top Ranked County

DeSoto County ranked among the top places in Mississippi due to a strong showing in each of the factors considered including business growth, GDP (Gross Domestic Product) growth, new building permits and federal funding.

DeSoto County has been blessed with...

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Posted on: March 11, 2019

Political Signs in Unincorporated Desoto Co.


Political Signs are EXEMPT from normal sign regulations, but the following rules apply:

  • They cannot be displayed prior to 90 days before the election (primary, general or runoff) (Wednesday, May 8, 2019)
  • They must be removed no later than 7 days after the e...
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Posted on: February 12, 2019

Used Flag Receptacles


Individuals have a way to dispose of torn and tattered flags in DeSoto County. The DeSoto County Board of Supervisors has repurposed two post office style mailboxes to serve as used flag receptacles. Citizens will be able to deposit used flags at either o...

Flag Receptacles